Special Report

States Where COVID-19 Cases are Climbing Fastest

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45. Arizona
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -0.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 5: 4.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 28: 4.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 5: 28,188 per 100,000 people (total: 2,021,524)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 5: 418 per 100,000 people (total: 29,951)
> Population: 7,171,646

These are all the counties in Arizona where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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44. Indiana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 5: 9.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 28: 9.1 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 5: 25,457 per 100,000 people (total: 1,703,579)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 5: 353 per 100,000 people (total: 23,591)
> Population: 6,691,878

These are all the counties in Indiana where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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43. Texas
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 5: 8.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 28: 8.3 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 5: 23,504 per 100,000 people (total: 6,746,102)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 5: 302 per 100,000 people (total: 86,579)
> Population: 28,701,845

These are all the counties in Texas where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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42. Idaho
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 5: 4.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 28: 4.1 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 5: 25,438 per 100,000 people (total: 446,227)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 5: 281 per 100,000 people (total: 4,927)
> Population: 1,754,208

These are all the counties in Idaho where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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41. Vermont
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 5: 47.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 28: 46.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 5: 18,535 per 100,000 people (total: 116,084)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 5: 97 per 100,000 people (total: 609)
> Population: 626,299

These are all the counties in Vermont where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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